Letters to the Editor

DISDAIN: Seen it before

March 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

In response to Wednesday’s letter, Disdain: It appears that the author has conveniently forgotten the total disdain and disrespectful name-calling that this president carried out all through his campaign. LINDA WAGNERCoeur d’Alene...

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NURSE: Here’s to you, Lisa

March 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

How wonderful to read that Lisa Rubinsky received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses! (“A Heart for Others,” The Press, March 15.) I am excited for her and not the least bit surprised that she has been recognized for her loving, uplif...

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PRESS: Liberal, anti-Christian

March 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

The “Shamrock” didn’t make it to The Press?In Idaho, a Republican majority state, we must endure your unending, breathless hysteria against President Trump on a daily basis. Sadly, you can’t even mention St. Patrick’s Day, a Christian day o...

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AHCA: A sick feeling

March 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

The American Health Care Act as written will increase health care costs by thousands of dollars for those aged 50-64. With increased premiums and an age rating that allows health insurance companies to charge five times what younger America...

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RIBBONS: Yellow’s not mellow

March 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

I’ve been thinking about this for many years. There is a song that many people embrace in America: “Tie a Yellow Ribbon ‘round the Ole Oak Tree.” Now, how many people have listened to the words?“I’m coming home, I’ve done my time.”Now why d...

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POLITICIANS: Perpetuate problems

March 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

Our politicians excuse themselves from failing to accomplish much by playing their blame games and denigrating all opposition. They have created hopeless divisions amongst themselves which have evidently spread to us. We have bought into th...

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TRUMP: Miller for president

March 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

This is in reply to Marvin G. Miller’s letter to the editor. Wow, Marvin, you nailed it! I was so excited to read something positive about our wonderful President Donald J. Trump, I wished you would have went on and on, you could have writt...

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CABINET: Qualified to decide

March 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

I have been reading about the Democrats’ apoplexy over the fact that many in President Trump’s Cabinet are wealthy business people and the fact that they are having problems divesting their portfolios in order to avoid any conflict of inter...

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LABRADOR: Supports veterans

March 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

As a veteran of the United States Army, I have found myself very frustrated with the Veterans Administration over the years. Recently, I was having a difficult time securing my medical care through the VA.When I found myself in this dilemma...

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LOSS: Nothing to cheer about

March 22, 2017 at 5:00 am

We are the proud parents of an awesome 22-year-old daughter with Down syndrome (special needs). Crystal has grown and matured with the support of this wonderful community, outstanding programs like Specialized Needs Recreation, Special Olym...

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